Navigation Links
Employers Occupational Health, Inc. Receives URAC Case Management Accreditation
Date:11/20/2007

RENO, Nev., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Employers Occupational Health, Inc., one of the companies of EMPLOYERS(R) (NYSE: EIG), announced today that it has been awarded Case Management Accreditation from URAC, a Washington, D.C.-based health care accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry. URAC's Case Management Accreditation standards require companies to establish a process to assess, plan and implement case management interventions.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20061030/LAM128LOGO)

"Employers Occupational Health, Inc. is honored to receive Case Management Accreditation from URAC," said Mary Lushina, Senior Vice President of Employers Occupational Health, Inc. "We are pleased to be recognized in the industry. Such a distinction highlights the quality of our work with customers, clients, and providers by demonstrating compliance with national standards for case management services."

"By applying for and receiving URAC Case Management Accreditation, Employers Occupational Health, Inc. has demonstrated a commitment to quality health care," said Alan P. Spielman, URAC President and CEO. "Quality health care is crucial to our nation's welfare and it is important to have organizations that are willing to measure themselves against national standards and undergo rigorous evaluation by an independent accrediting body."

URAC's Case Management Accreditation standards address such patient protections as confidentiality of patient information, informed consent, dispute resolution and other issues. The standards cover staff structure and qualifications, quality improvement, information management, oversight of delegated functions, ethics, complaints, and the case management process.

URAC, an independent, non-profit organization, is a leader in promoting health care quality through accreditation and certification. URAC standards keep pace with the rapid changes in the health care system, and provide a mark of distinction for health care organizations to demonstrate their commitment to quality and accountability. For more information, visit http://www.urac.org.

Copyright (C) 2007 EMPLOYERS. All rights reserved. EMPLOYERS and America's small business insurance specialists are registered trademarks of Employers Insurance Company of Nevada. Workers' compensation insurance and services are offered through Employers Compensation Insurance Company and Employers Insurance Company of Nevada.


'/>"/>
SOURCE EMPLOYERS(R)
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Massachusetts Employers and Health Plans Continue to Support Quality Care by Rewarding Physicians through Bridges to Excellence Programs
2. Saint Vincent Health System of Erie, Pennsylvania Named One of AARP 2007 Best Employers for Workers Over 50
3. Guardian Introduces New Program to Help Employers Control Health Care Premiums
4. AssistNow Offers Area Employers Complimentary Needs Assessment in Recognition of National Drug-Free Work Week
5. New Survey Shows Majority of Employers Rank Smoking as One of Their Greatest Priority Health Issues, But Only 2 Percent Provide Comprehensive Smoking Cessation Benefits for Employees
6. ACS Launches Product to Help Employers Navigate Health Choices For Employees Entering Retirement Years
7. Houston Employers Hear New Research That Supports the Case for Retail Clinics
8. Latino Advocacy Group Investigates Immigrant Dumping by U.S. Employers
9. More Employers to Offer Workers Financial Incentives for Healthy Behavior
10. California Restaurant Association Chooses EMPLOYERS(R) as its New Provider of Choice for Members Workers Compensation Insurance Needs
11. New Study: Health Insurance Mandates on Employers Hurt Low-Income Employees
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer at The ... the most popular and least understood books in the Holy Scriptures, Revelation. The Book ... have baffled scholars for centuries. Many have tossed it off as mere rubbish, but ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... First Healthcare Compliance (FHC), an ... showcase a range of technology and learning solutions at the 68th Annual American ... to be held October 14–18, 2017 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... , ... The American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI) will present the 2017 ... Session of AMIA’s Annual Symposium in Washington, D.C. AMIA’s Annual Symposium is ... pioneer in the field of medical informatics, this prestigious award is presented to an ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... , ... October 12, 2017 , ... Leading pediatric oncology ... in Washington, D.C., for the 49th Congress of the International Society of Paediatric ... President of the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s National, ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Vohra ... care advancements to physician colleagues, skilled nursing facility medical directors and other clinicians ... Waters of Wound Care." , "At many of these conferences we get to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/27/2017)... CAESAREA, Israel and NEW YORK , Sept. ... company with mobile health and big data solutions, today announced that its ... today. Please check your local TV listings for when The Dr. Oz ... ... ninth season this month. ...
(Date:9/25/2017)... PROVIDENCE, R.I. , Sept. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... immunogenicity assessment, vaccine design, and immune-engineering today announced ... focused on the development of personalized therapeutic cancer ... and has provided exclusive access to enabling technologies ... MSc Eng., MBA will lead EpiVax Oncology as ...
(Date:9/22/2017)... 2017  As the latest Obamacare repeal effort moves ... (R-LA) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) medical ... device industry is in an odd place.  The industry ... excise tax on medical device sales passed along with ... patients, increased visits and hospital customers with the funding ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: